Vital Statistics

name: Gustav-Heinemann-Comprehensive School

place: Essen, Germany

students: about 1300

staff: 92

classes: years 5-10 6 classes in each year
years 11-13 4 classes in each year

schoolday: 8:00 am to 2:40 pm / 3:45 pm

languages: German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Turkish, Latin

priorities: bilingual classes (economics and politics taught in English)
music classes
natural science classes
dance, drama, music, art
Europe School

extra tuition: homework and individual skills

facilities: canteen and cafeteria
3 computer rooms with internet access
school hall (with stage) for 500 people
three-way sports hall